The Aachen Cathedral is one of the most famous examples of occidental architecture. It is the coronation church of more than 30 German kings, burial site of Charlemagne, major pilgrimage church and cathedral church of the Aachen diocese. In 1978 it was included in the UNESCO World Heritage list.
hours of operation
daily 7.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.
No visits during the services, e.g. no tours before 11.00 a.m., on sunday before 1.00 p.m.